Nothing is more intimidating for a player on a basketball court than going up against a physically tough player on the opposing team, especially in the paint.
Whether an opponent is big, tall, muscular or just looks downright mean, intimidation can play a key factor on the mental side of any sport. In basketball, it can be the difference between driving the lane or passing it to the perimeter when the game is on the line.
We caught up with NBA on TNT Analysts Chris Webber and Steve Smith to have them break down the most physically tough players in the NBA.
Check out this video to see which players make their presence felt on the court.